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By comparison, last month's release The Losers managed to make considerable fun out of a not dissimilar situation, but Mac-Gruber scrapes the barrel from start to silly finish.
THE more mundane this sitcom gets, the funnier it is and as it reaches the final part in this series, it really scrapes the barrel.